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Withholding or withdrawing life-sustaining treatment from children

Then, Shih-Ning (2010) Withholding or withdrawing life-sustaining treatment from children. Queensland Lawyer, 30(1), pp. 18-21.

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Abstract

Difficult questions regarding the withholding or withdrawing of life-sustaining medical treatment can arise in relation to children (being those under 18 years old). This editorial considers some of the legal principles that are relevant in such cases in Australia, particularly Queensland.

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ID Code: 32596
Item Type: Journal Article
Additional Information: Citation is (2010) 30 Qld Lawyer 18
Keywords: Withholding or withdrawing life-sustaining treatment , children, Queensland, Australia
ISSN: 0312-1658
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LAW AND LEGAL STUDIES (180000) > LAW (180100) > Law not elsewhere classified (180199)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Law
Current > Schools > School of Law
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2010 Thomson Reuters (Australia/NZ)
Deposited On: 16 Jun 2010 08:47
Last Modified: 16 Jun 2010 08:47

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